Citation
María Salomé Córdova spinning wool

Material Information

Title:
María Salomé Córdova spinning wool
Series Title:
Latinos/Hispanics in Colorado Collection ;
Creator:
Yost, Hope Gallegos ( owner )
Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy ( lender )
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Mexican Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Las Animas County ( lcsh )
Mexican Americans -- 1930-1940
Hispanic Americans -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Las Animas County ( lcsh )
Hispanic Americans -- 1930-1940
Women -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Las Animas County ( lcsh )
Women ( lctgm )
Weavers -- Pictorial works -- Colorado -- Las Animas County ( lcsh )
Weavers ( lctgm )
Pictorial works -- Las Animas County (Colo.) ( lcsh )
Las Animas County (Colo.) -- 1930-1940
Genre:
Digital images. ( aat )
Digital images. ( gmgpc )
Digital images ( aat )
Digital images ( gmgpc )

Notes

Summary:
Hispanic American María Salomé Córdova sits in a chair and spins yarn in her yard in Hoehne (Las Animas County), Colorado. She holds a wood spindle in one hand and the wool in the other. The spindle rests in a wood bowl in her lap. The elderly woman wears a print dress and apron and has gray hair pulled back in a bun. A striped Rio Grande woven blanket that she made rests on a chair beside her. A road and houses are in the distance.
Additional Physical Form:
Image File:
Funding:
Digitization sponsored by the Library Services and Technology Act and the Center for Colorado & the West at Auraria Library.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
General Note:
Content derived from inventory prepared by Dana EchoHawk.
General Note:
From inventory: "María Salomé Córdova was a weaver. Blankets made on her loom were called Rio Grande Blankets. They were made from two separate lengthwise strips sewn together. Maria was a consultant on the WPA weaving project in San Luis, Colorado around 1935." (Hispanic Pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico, Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy, p. 246).
General Note:
Scanned image from loaned collection.
General Note:
Scan of photograph from: Hispanic pioneers in Colorado and New Mexico / Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy, 2006. Source: Hope Gallegos Yost.
General Note:
Title inked on original and reproduced in scanned image.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
646200407 ( OCLC )
ocn646200407